Tucson, AZ – Motorcyclist Seriously Injured in Crash at Pantano Rd & Tanque Verde
Tucson, AZ (March 22, 2020) – Officers with the Tucson Police Department are investigating a crash that occurred at Pantano Road and Wrightstown Boulevard on Sunday afternoon.
Authorities say that the crash involved an SUV and a motorcycle, though they haven’t released details about how the crash occurred. Officers responded to Pantano Road and Wrightstown/Tanque Verde and discovered that the motorcyclist was seriously hurt. They were transported to the hospital via ambulance with life-threatening injuries.
The accident remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Injurious Motorcycle Crashes in Arizona
Data released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show that motorcycle accidents have more than doubled across Arizona in the past 25 years nationwide. Across the country, crash statistics show that one in seven deaths on the road occurred on a motorcycle.
Unfortunate consequences plague victims after a motorcycle accident. From long-term physical issues and medical bills to job loss or even death, victims and families are left to cope with devastating circumstances. But the victims and their families affected by these injurious wrecks can contact a Phoenix accident lawyer for help. In some cases, a skilled lawyer can help victims get justice and a fair settlement to compensate for their damages from a personal injury lawsuit or a wrongful death lawsuit.
Our motorcycle accident attorneys at ELG Law have years of experience advocating for victims and their families after motorcycle crashes. If you’ve been injured in a motorcycle wreck that occurred through no fault of your own, contact our crash lawyers at (623) 877-3600 to schedule your free consultation today.
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Disclaimer: As members of the local Phoenix and broader Arizona community, we hope everyone in our community is safe and protected. We cover the events included in this blog as a way to offer support to the victims in similar circumstances and to provide relief during these difficult times. However, this information should not be misconstrued as legal advice, and you should speak with a trained legal professional for more information regarding your situation.